New Little Life Podcast

New Little Life Podcast

Hosted by: Allison Tolman, LPN, IBCLC, ICCE

Allison is a lactation consultant, breast pump expert, and mom of 3 boys who talks with real moms and experts about breastfeeding & pumping. New Little Life has an exclusive program called Pumping for Working...

Episodes

Jessica from Milk Bliss - "Doing the absolute best we can in our circumstances"

Season #1 Episode #16

In this week’s episode, I am joined by Jessica, a mom of one and owner of the lactation cookie business, Milk Bliss. She discusses both her own breastfeeding journey with lip/tongue ties, nipple shields, pumping, and...
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Caroline's Story - "The good outweighs the bad"

Season #1 Episode #15

In this week’s episode, I am joined by Caroline– a military spouse and mom of two boys. She discusses both of her breastfeeding journeys and some of her struggles including food intolerances, anemia, and mental...
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Sarah S - Breastfeeding after Breast Cancer

Season #1 Episode #14

In this week’s episode, I am joined by Sarah– a breast cancer survivor, professional dancer, and mom of one. She shares her unique story of how breast cancer affected her breastfeeding journey as well as things we can...
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Margaret's Story - Nursing Aversion & Tandem Feeding

Season #1 Episode #13

In this week’s episode, I am joined by Margaret, a mom of three boys and a military wife. We talk about nursing aversion, tandem nursing, latch issues, normalizing breastfeeding among other moms, and the struggles of...
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Aimee's Story - "3 Wildly different experiences..."

Season #1 Episode #12

In this week’s episode, I am joined by Aimee, a money confidence coach and mom of three. Each of her experiences were very different, including breastfeeding as a very young mom, returning to work and low milk supply,...
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Crystal's Story - Breastfeeding & Pumping as a Surrogate

Season #1 Episode #11

In this week’s episode, I am joined by Crystal-- a mom of three, breast pumping consultant, and surrogate. She shares her own breastfeeding journeys including low supply issues, her business Save The Milk, and pumping...
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Sarah's Story - "Infant sleep is a learned skill"

Season #1 Episode #10

In this week’s episode, I am joined by Sarah, an infant sleep consultant and mom of two. She talks about her personal experiences breastfeeding which led to her starting her own practice as a sleep consultant using...
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Nakelle's Story - "Every situation is different"

Season #1 Episode #9

In this week’s episode, I am joined by Nakelle– a mom of three. She had three wildly different experiences with each of her children. We talk about making the decision to switch to formula, nipple shields, and...
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Kelly's Story - "Offer the breast and just go from there"

Season #1 Episode #8

In this week’s episode, I am joined by Dr. Kelly, a naturopathic doctor, and mom of two. We discuss tongue ties, tandem nursing, extended breastfeeding, and some of the science behind breastfeeding. Helpful...
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Sierra's Story - "4 Things I learned in a year of breastfeeding"

Season #1 Episode #7

In this week’s episode, I am joined by Sierra-- a doula, childbirth educator, and mom to a sweet little girl. We talk about her experiences as an American living in the Netherlands, the mental and emotional...
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Melissa's Story - "I wasn't going to breastfeed..."

Season #1 Episode #6

In this week’s episode, I am joined by Melissa–a mom of two and holistic health coach. In addition to talking about her experiences with both exclusive pumping and feeding at the breast, Melissa gives practical, easy...
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Alexis's Story - "Don't give up on a hard day"

Season #1 Episode #5

In this week’s episode, I am joined by Alexis: a licensed naturopathic doctor, lactation consultant, and mom of one due with her 2nd baby any day now. We talk about her breastfeeding journey, the impact of her...
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